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Technology and Information Literacy

Technology and information literacy refers to literacy that utilizes an individual’s ability to use technology to identify, access, organize, manage, integrate, evaluate, create, and communicate information. The term technology and information literacy can be defined as a hybrid between technology literacy and information literacy.

Technology Literacy

Technology literacy can be defined as the ability of an individual, working both independently and with others, to responsibly, appropriately, and effectively use technology tools to access, manage, integrate, evaluate, create, and communicate information.

The Importance of Technology Literacy

Humans thrive in a technological world. The use of the terms Bronze Age, Iron Age, Industrial Revolution, and Information Age to designate major periods in history highlights the importance of technology to culture. Technology is ubiquitous and affects most parts of our lives. Technology ...

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